Wegmans Cruelty: An Unofficial Blog

This is an unofficial blog and informational archive related to the WEGMANSCRUELTY film and resulting campaign.

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Thursday, February 02, 2006

So many laws being proposed that would criminalize the practice at Wegmans Egg Farm!
So many colleges refusing to sell eggs like those produced at Wegmans Egg Farm!

The ABC affiliate in San Francisco ran a fantastic report last night on the battery cage campaign. You can read the transcript and/or watch the three-and-a-half minute video by going to:http://abclocal.go.com/kgo/story?section=i_team&id=3868039

LA Times story:

"Suit Aims to Ease Confinement of Egg-Laying Hens:
The Humane Society wants the state to discourage keeping birds in tiny cages by killing a tax break. Egg sellers defend practice."
By Carla Hall, LA Times Staff Writer, February 1, 2006

Washington Post story:

"Georgetown University Agrees to Serve Only Cage-Free Eggs" Tuesday, January 31, 2006; Page B03

Georgetown Hoya story:

"University Dining Services Halts Use of Caged Eggs," By Steve Rafferty, Special to The Hoya Friday, January 27, 2006; Page A5

Other schools:

"University of New Hampshire Dining halls to enter 'cage-free' era"
By: Kristine King
Issue date: 1/24/06 Section: News

"Cage-free egg era arrives"
By: Margaret Poe - The Daily Iowan
Issue date: 1/24/06 Section: Metro

Minnesota Daily, "Battery cages are not good for chickens"



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